Leader

  • (noun): A featured article of merchandise sold at a loss in order to draw customers.
    Synonyms: drawing card, loss leader
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on leader:

Mohammed Omar - Leader of The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
... Legend decreed that whoever could retrieve the cloak from the chest would be the great Leader of the Muslims, or "Amir al-Mu'minin" ... A "reclusive, pious and frugal" leader, Omar visited Kabul twice between 1996 to 2001 ...
London Borough Of Lambeth - Civic Affairs - Mayor
... Executive and Opposition The council is run by a Leader and Cabinet, chaired by council leader Cllr Steve Reed ... The Leader of the Opposition is Cllr Ashley Lumsden (Liberal Democrat) and the Leader of the Conservative Opposition is Cllr John Whelan ...
Owen Arthur
... He has been Leader of the Opposition in Barbados since 2010 ... the 2008 general election, his party lost the elections to the Democratic Labour Party and their leader David Thompson ... Arthur stepped down as party leader, but remained the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Saint Peter ...
Yashwantrao Chavan
... He was a strong Congress leader, Co-operative leader, social activist and writer ... He was popularly known as Leader of Common People ...
Operation Red Dawn - POW Status
... A Pentagon spokesman said he was given the Prisoner of War status as he was the leader of the "old regime's military forces." The spokesman, Major Michael Shavers, said Saddam, captured by US ... of the Red Cross had asked to visit the former Iraqi leader as soon as possible ... for Saddam Hussein meant that the former Iraqi leader would be eligible to stand trial for war crimes ...

More definitions of "leader":

  • (noun): A person who rules or guides or inspires others.

Famous quotes containing the word leader:

    I am a leader by default, only because nature does not allow a vacuum.
    Desmond Tutu (b. 1931)

    People ask the difference between a leader and a boss.... The leader works in the open, and the boss in covert. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
    Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919)

    The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on.... The genius of a good leader is to leave behind him a situation which common sense, without the grace of genius, can deal with successfully.
    Walter Lippmann (1889–1974)